xdm

  1. sidetone

    Solved Can't log into windowmanager though XDM

    I had this problem for a while, that I couldn't get into my desktop through XDM. I thought I could have messed something up on my computer that made this not work, but after installing FreeBSD 13.0, there's still the same problem. Only one other person said they had this problem on here before...
  2. forquare

    xdm_enable="YES" does not work?

    As per the Handbook, I've always turned XDM on in /etc/ttys, however I've noted that SirDice has mentioned numerous times that it should instead be enabled in /etc/rc.conf. So last night I gave it a go and XDM never loaded after a reboot, I was left with a console login screen. I've tried it...
  3. Rastko

    Solved Package upgrade deletes config

    Hi, Today I made an upgrade of new packages, of which there were many (like all the stuff I use), but the custom configuration appears to be overwritten. Specifically, I had to manually rewrite the X display manager resources and scripts, and my GWorkspace/WindowMaker integration started to...
  4. goldencircuit

    XDM not allowing me to log in as any user

    Hello, I recently installed FreeBSD and am having problems with XDM not allowing me to log in as my set up user or root. XDM boots up fine but when I click into the password field nothing shows up as a I'm typing (first time using XDM this might be a feature?) and when I do type the password in...
  5. sidetone

    Solved xdm: make xconsole go away after log-in

    How would I make x11/xconsole go away automatically after XDM logs into the window manager?
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